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Time Zones in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 

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What’s New Time zone implementation has undergone a redesign for Dynamics CRM 4.0.  Time zone definitions are now stored in the database.  All known rules are  maintained, and allow users a “Dynamic TZ/DST” experience.  Terminology Time Zone – A geographic area that observes the same local time. Time Zone Rule – The definition of a…Read more


Important Time Zone Gotcha For Users In The Southern Hemisphere 

1 min read

Users in Southern Hemisphere time zones that observe Daylight Savings Time (DST) with Datetimes that fall in the Standard Time part of the year are not converted correctly to/from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The issue is twofold 1. datetimes are not converted to UTC when inserted into the CRM database 2. datetimes are not converted…Read more